7 November 2019
Exhibition Road doors open at 6.00pm.
Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
From £15.00 per person Book by 15 October for earlybird rate.
From the first moving footage of the mountain, captured by John Noel in 1922, to the celebrations surrounding the successful ascent in 1953, join us for an evening which celebrates the films and film-makers who brought us the first dramatic moving images of Mount Everest, introduced by Chris Bonington.
From the Arctic to the Antarctic via the Sahara and the Central Lakes of Africa, these watches were used by almost all the well-known explorers of the period including Joseph Thomson, Ernest Shackleton and Col. P Fawcett.
4 November 2019
Join us for an evening which celebrates the films and film-makers who brought us the first dramatic moving images of Mount Everest.
7 November 2019
To celebrate the support that the Heritage Lottery Fund has given to enable our work, we are pleased to invite you to a celebratory afternoon.
25 November 2019
This display reflects the extraordinary kaleidoscope of Newby’s life and times: seaman, soldier (prisoner of war), fashion buyer, travel writer, photographer and first travel editor of a national newspaper.
6 December 2019
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